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ONEONTA – Congressman Antonio Delgado, D-19, today announced $475,000 in federal funding for the Transitional Housing Assistance Program at Opportunities for Otsego, Inc.
TOWN OF BETHEL – No Stone Pony, no Springsteen. No Bitter End, no Lady Gaga. No Troubadour, no Elton John. No Bethel Woods Center for the Performing Arts? Well, no Woodstock 50th anniversary celebration in 2019, for one.
STANFORDVILLE – On Friday, September 11, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) visited the Town of Stanford to view the Fire Company’s display of 2,978 flags honoring the lives lost in the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. The Congressman was joined by town Supervisor Wendy Burton and Stanford Fire Company member Evelyn Seipp.
More than $600,000 in federal support is coming to help students at SUNY Ulster.
Congressman Antonio Delgado announced the funding Thursday, saying the money is coming from two grant awards through the U.S. Department of Education.
One is to support services for 230 low-income or first-generation college students, the other will help out 100 students with disabilities.
BETHEL WOODS CENTER FOR THE ARTS – US Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and Congressman Antonio Delgado are promoting a bill they hope will open a section of American business that could already be permanently damaged.
The Congressional lawmakers held a news conference yesterday at the Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, which is famous for hosting the original Woodstock Festival in 1969.
Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and Congressman Antonio Delgado visited Bethel Woods Center for the Arts to push for legislation to support live event venues and small to mid-sized businesses that have been hit hardest by the coronavirus crisis.
PINE PLAINS, NY – Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) visited Chaseholm Farm, a family-owned dairy farm in Dutchess County. Rep. Delgado toured the 350-acre farm with owners Sarah Lyons Chase and Jordan Schmidt and stopped by the farm store, The Amazing Real Live Food Company, where they sell grass-fed dairy and meat products.
U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) and Deposit Chamber of Commerce President Nick Barone visited Brown’s Pharmacy and met with the new owner to learn about how the coronavirus pandemic is impacting the small, local pharmacy on Tuesday, Aug. 25. The Congressman then stopped by Hartz Plumbing and Sidney Flowers of Deposit, which are located in the same building.
On Monday, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) visited Cooperstown and stopped by small businesses in the area along with Village Mayor Ellen Tillapaugh, Deputy Mayor Cynthia Falk, Village Trustee Richard Sternberg, and Cooperstown Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Tara Burke.
COXSACKIE – U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) held a roundtable with educators and school officials from the Coxsackie-Athens School District to hear about their experiences throughout the COVID-19 pandemic and preparations for reopening schools this fall.